Great news! Free stopover in Rio de Janeiro

KLM offers free stopovers in Rio de Janeiro departing from several cities in Brazil. On top of getting to enjoy this amazing city, enjoy several exclusive benefits such as booking 3 nights for the price of 2 on the hotels of AccorHotels and discounts on many services from RIOgaleão!

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How about enjoying 3 cities for the price of 1 during your next trip? Now KLM offers in any booking class, the possibility of 1 free stopover on the outbound and 1 on the inbound in Rio de Janeiro, Amsterdam or Paris in flights operated by Air France or KLM with origin in Brasil* with final destination in Europe, Middle East, Africa or Asia, For each additional stopover a 75 dollar fee will be charged per ticket.

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Exclusive benefit: free hotel night

Accor Hotels

On top of enjoying the free stopover, get advantage of this exclusive benefit for KLM clients. Book 2 nights for the price of 3 in all AccorHotels network in Rio de Janeiro! Your reservation must be done exclusively through the below link:

Book your benefit with AccorHotels 

Benefit conditions:

  • Benefit valid until 28/12/19;
  • Valid for flights operated in Brazil, excluding the cities of São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Fortaleza, for all booking classes and for flights operated by Air France or KLM with number AF or KL, with final destination Europe, Middle East, Africa or Asia;
  • The ticket must include a 3 day stopover in Rio de Janeiro;
  • The hotel reservation in one of AccorHotels in Rio de Janeiro must be done exclusively through this link; 
  • The travel reservation must be presented when checking in at the hotel.



To complete your Stopover experience, RIOgaleão offers exclusive discounts on services that combine privacy, comfort and agility on your experience through Tom Jobim International Airport.
Discounts up to 30% on Special Taxi, VIP Lounges and Concierge RIOgaleão.



Making your trip more convenient, we offer exclusive discounts on special taxis. The reservations ensure the transfer from RIOgaleão airport to the Accor hotels (and return), leaving you free to enjoy the city at its best.. Check out the special rates by clicking here.

How does it work: Guarantee your discount by presenting ACCOR and AIRFRANCE / KLM reservations* at the Special Taxi desk at the RIOgaleão domestic arrival.



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The Plaza Premium Lounge, an award-winning independent chain of airport lounges, provides convenience and privacy for RIOgaleão passengers on domestic and international flights, as well as the Lounge in the public airport area.

You can choose to use the PPL Lounges on your way to Europe or on your return. Upon check-out at ACCOR hotels, passengers can return to the airport and wait for their AIRFRANCE / KLM flight in the comfort of our VIP lounges.

How does it work: Guarantee your discount by presenting ACCOR and AIRFRANCE / KLM reservations* at the Plaza Premium Lounge.



Ever imagined being welcomed at RIOgaleão by a dedicated staff to make your experience even better?

The Concierge and Hospitality staff will provide you with an unique experience, ensuring privacy and optimization of your time on boarding and arrivals at the airport.
We offer 30% discount for AIRFRANCE / KLM Stopover passengers on Meet & Assist service packs from the street to the aircraft door and vice versa, including the use of cars decreasing distances between terminals, and even people to help with your luggage.
How does it work: To arrange the service, send ACCOR participating hotels and AIRFRANCE / KLM reservations to  with 72 hours in advance of your flight departure. 

*The following are accepted as proof:
Confirmation of ACCOR reservations, digital or printed.
Purchase confirmations, E-Ticket or AIRFRANCE / KLM boarding passes, digital or printed.